Author Archives for Michael Wong

3 Organizations that Shaped our City

September 1, 2016 10:54 pm Published by Comments Off on 3 Organizations that Shaped our City

By Ann Koppy, BHSoc Historian People come together in organizations for a multitude of reasons: friendship, religion, patriotism, business, or... View Article


The Beaverton Chautauqua Festival

September 1, 2016 10:48 pm Published by Comments Off on The Beaverton Chautauqua Festival

By Ann Koppy, BHSoc Historian Chautauqua (roughly pronounced ‘je-taw-kwa’) was a popular national movement that fused education and entertainment. Its... View Article


Remembering the Santa Clara

August 11, 2016 8:46 pm Published by Comments Off on Remembering the Santa Clara

By Ann Koppy, BHSoc Historian Oregon’s most tragic maritime disaster happened in 1915 Shipwrecks occurred with alarming frequency in our... View Article